Entry ampela
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Taimoro] zazavavy [Rakotosaona 1972]
   [Bara, Betsileo, Taisaka, Tandroy, Tanosy] Vehivavy [Rakotosaona 1972]
   [Betsileo] vavy [Rakotosaona 1972]
   [Tandroy] vady: Mba ampela soa iñeo [Rakotosaona 1972]
   vehivavy, tovovavy [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   a girl, a woman. See vehivavy. [Richardson 1885]
   [Provincial] a girl or woman [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   [Tankarana] femme, fille. (Vaiàvy). [David 1952 (takila A)]
   [Provincial] jeune fille, femme [Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1O Z' ampela roy e! [Razafiarivony: Harivolana, page 231]
2Eka, hoy ampela ehy. [Gueunier: Contes, page 66]
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Entry ampela
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   zavatra boribory toy ny lelavola na ny felana mivohon-tsotro ny tavany ilany, ary misy loaka eo afovoany amin'ny tavany ilany ao ambadika,mba hitsofohan'ny tahony; ny ampela dia atao fanantsodiana na fanasinana ny kofehy hotenomina [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   a spindle, used for spinning or winding cotton, silk, etc. [Richardson 1885]
   a spindle [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   fuseau ; quenouille [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   ary mihazona ny ampela ny rantsan-tanany. [Baiboly: 24.31.19]
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Entry ampela
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Sakalava] Rivotra avy andrefana [Rajemisa 1985]
Vocabulary  
Analogy   alapoie ~ ambarao ~ ampalo ~ animbaratra ~ anina ~ añindambo ~ añintafara ~ fandohotse ~ radraty ~ rambondanitra ~ raorao ~ rea ~ sikilaonina ~ sobe ~ tadio ~ tafio-drivotra ~ tafiotra ~ tsitoly ~ varatraza ~ variona

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